Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Precipitation Rankings, March 1905

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2022)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1905
1-Month
2.94"
(74.68mm)
2.51"
(63.75mm)
0.43"
(10.93mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1902 1910
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1973
Feb–Mar 1905
2-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1901 1910
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1998
Ties: 1912
Jan–Mar 1905
3-Month
7.47"
(189.74mm)
6.96"
(176.78mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1904 1910
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1998
Dec 1904–Mar 1905
4-Month
9.63"
(244.60mm)
9.30"
(236.22mm)
0.33"
(8.38mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1904 1981
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983, 1998
Nov 1904–Mar 1905
5-Month
10.65"
(270.51mm)
11.53"
(292.86mm)
-0.88"
(-22.35mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1904 1977
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 1983
Oct 1904–Mar 1905
6-Month
12.31"
(312.67mm)
13.70"
(347.98mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 1983
Sep 1904–Mar 1905
7-Month
14.64"
(371.86mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2019
Aug 1904–Mar 1905
8-Month
17.33"
(440.18mm)
18.82"
(478.03mm)
-1.49"
(-37.85mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Jul 1904–Mar 1905
9-Month
20.26"
(514.60mm)
21.60"
(548.64mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Jun 1904–Mar 1905
10-Month
23.37"
(593.60mm)
24.53"
(623.06mm)
-1.16"
(-29.46mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
May 1904–Mar 1905
11-Month
25.96"
(659.38mm)
27.43"
(696.72mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1902 1918
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Apr 1904–Mar 1905
12-Month
28.08"
(713.23mm)
29.96"
(760.98mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1900 1918
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2016
Oct 1903–Mar 1905
18-Month
40.46"
(1,027.68mm)
43.68"
(1,109.47mm)
-3.22"
(-81.79mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1905 1918
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Apr 1903–Mar 1905
24-Month
56.47"
(1,434.34mm)
59.92"
(1,521.97mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1905 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Apr 1902–Mar 1905
36-Month
88.50"
(2,247.90mm)
89.87"
(2,282.70mm)
-1.37"
(-34.80mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1902 1955
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2020
Apr 1901–Mar 1905
48-Month
116.63"
(2,962.40mm)
119.76"
(3,041.90mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1901 1957
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1904 2019
Apr 1900–Mar 1905
60-Month
147.13"
(3,737.10mm)
149.62"
(3,800.35mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1904 1957
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1903 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, Precipitation, published September 2022, retrieved on September 28, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/